The table below looks at the statistics for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Management
England / London
Rank 329 359 334
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Contract jobs citing Security Management 68 61 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 58
Median daily rate £500 £470 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +15.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £355 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
-79.04% +122.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16467 18222 17587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.00% 84.99% 82.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11922 13052 12521
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 219 209
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £53.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Security Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the London region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +7 6 £500 -9.09%
City of London -7 2 £538 +59.25% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £488 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Security Management.

1 71 (65.74%) Information Security
2 47 (43.52%) Information Security Management
3 46 (42.59%) Management Information System
4 36 (33.33%) CISSP
4 36 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 33 (30.56%) Risk Management
6 32 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 31 (28.70%) SC Cleared
7 31 (28.70%) CISM
8 23 (21.30%) Finance
9 20 (18.52%) Network Security
10 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
12 16 (14.81%) PCI DSS
12 16 (14.81%) CISA
12 16 (14.81%) Cisco
12 16 (14.81%) Unix
13 15 (13.89%) ITIL
13 15 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
13 15 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (13.89%) Security Architecture
14 14 (12.96%) Degree
14 14 (12.96%) Windows
15 13 (12.04%) Firewall
15 13 (12.04%) ISMS
15 13 (12.04%) Information Assurance
15 13 (12.04%) Banking
15 13 (12.04%) Data Protection
16 12 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
16 12 (11.11%) Project Management

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.63%) nginx
2 4 (3.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
2 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.93%) MS Project
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.70%) GitHub
2 4 (3.70%) IaaS
2 4 (3.70%) PaaS
2 4 (3.70%) SaaS
3 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.52%) Network Security
2 13 (12.04%) Firewall
3 12 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.70%) Internet
5 4 (3.70%) VPN
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.85%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.85%) LAN
6 2 (1.85%) WAN
6 2 (1.85%) Wireless
7 1 (0.93%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) MPLS
7 1 (0.93%) SAN
7 1 (0.93%) Skype
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) SSL
7 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) GIS
3 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.93%) ActiveReports
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) OLAP
4 1 (0.93%) OLTP
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) QlikView
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (21.30%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 10 (9.26%) Legal
4 5 (4.63%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.78%) Wholesale Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (22.22%) Consultant
2 22 (20.37%) Architect
3 16 (14.81%) Security Architect
4 15 (13.89%) Security Consultant
5 11 (10.19%) Security Officer
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Information Security Officer
8 7 (6.48%) IT Consultant
8 7 (6.48%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Audit Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Information Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Information Officer
9 6 (5.56%) Information Security Manager
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Security Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Information Security Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) IT Security Consultant
10 5 (4.63%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (1.85%) .NET
3 2 (1.85%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.93%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.93%) MDX
4 1 (0.93%) OAuth
4 1 (0.93%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.93%) OpenID
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
4 1 (0.93%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.93%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) SOAP
4 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 46 (42.59%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.85%) Equities
5 2 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.85%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (0.93%) CESG
6 1 (0.93%) Cybercrime
6 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.93%) Derivative
6 1 (0.93%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.81%) Unix
2 14 (12.96%) Windows
3 8 (7.41%) Linux
4 4 (3.70%) CoreOS
5 3 (2.78%) CentOS
5 3 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.93%) Solaris
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (65.74%) Information Security
2 47 (43.52%) Information Security Management
3 33 (30.56%) Risk Management
4 19 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (13.89%) ITIL
6 15 (13.89%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (13.89%) Risk Assessment
6 15 (13.89%) Security Architecture
7 13 (12.04%) Data Protection
7 13 (12.04%) Information Assurance
7 13 (12.04%) ISMS
8 12 (11.11%) Project Management
9 11 (10.19%) Data Security
10 10 (9.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (8.33%) Network Security Management
11 9 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (7.41%) Business Continuity
12 8 (7.41%) Network Management
12 8 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.70%) Go
1 4 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) C++
2 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (33.33%) CISSP
1 36 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 31 (28.70%) CISM
2 31 (28.70%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.81%) CISA
4 14 (12.96%) Degree
5 10 (9.26%) CRISC
6 8 (7.41%) CLAS
7 7 (6.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.48%) PCI QSA
8 6 (5.56%) MCSA
8 6 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.78%) CCNP
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.85%) CCSA
11 2 (1.85%) CCSE
11 2 (1.85%) CCSP
11 2 (1.85%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (29.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (14.81%) PCI DSS
3 8 (7.41%) QA
4 6 (5.56%) Data Quality
4 6 (5.56%) ISO27002
4 6 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (4.63%) COBIT
5 5 (4.63%) GDPR
5 5 (4.63%) Government Security Classifications
6 4 (3.70%) SLA
7 2 (1.85%) BS25999
7 2 (1.85%) ISO 14001
7 2 (1.85%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.85%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.93%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Docker
2 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.63%) Corosync
2 5 (4.63%) Squid
3 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Pacemaker
1 5 (4.63%) Puppet
2 4 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.70%) Sysdig
3 2 (1.85%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.93%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 16 (14.81%) Cisco
2 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 7 (6.48%) Symantec
5 6 (5.56%) Dell
6 4 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.85%) Brocade
7 2 (1.85%) F5
7 2 (1.85%) Meraki
7 2 (1.85%) Sybase
7 2 (1.85%) Tufin
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) Google
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Juniper
8 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) VMware